Old “English Bay Hotel” sign carted away

256073183_e05a0a0c71_s.jpgIt was a dark day for Denman street when another bit of historic charm was removed. The precise, scripty 60’s-style lettering was out, and a clumsy new sign was in. The replacement includes Chinese wording, reflecting Vancouver’s new tourism mosaic. But it’s utterly charmless with no finesse to the typography. Sigh… Click to view

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